The latest information on SNAP/ Food Stamp advocacy in Massachusetts.
We’ve got a number of updates, data from DTA, and info on tuning in tonight to watch speeches on the US Senate floor on the need to boost SNAP. And reminder, the next SNAP Coalition zoom meeting is Tuesday, July 7th at 10AM.
DTA updates: P-EBT and applying for SNAP by phone
Thanks to all who joined the SNAP Coalition call this AM. And special thanks for the state updates from Brittany Mangini of DTA and the national updates from Ellen Vollinger of FRAC. We have some important information to share both P-EBT cards and a new SNAP phone application process!
P-EBT card PIN-ing data:
First, THANK YOU ALL for adding your organizations to the national sign-on letter to the US Senate and White House, prioritizing SNAP and food security programs in the next COVID-19 federal package. Stay tuned for a FRAC update on the release of the final letter and social media opportunities to amplify.
Food Insecurity rising in MA and Baker Admin release of $41M funding for Food Security Infrastructure and HIP expansion:
It’s almost the weekend! Here’s some timely information before you shut down your home computer screen.
SNAP Support Letter to US Senate and White House: Deadline Extended to COB TODAY - Friday June 12th
Greetings all. This is a reminder of tomorrow’s SNAP Coalition Zoom meeting, 10 – 11:30 AM and additional updates of interest.
June 9th SNAP Coalition AGENDA: